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The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)

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Now settled in Genovia, Princess Mia faces a new revelation: she is being primed for an arranged marriage to an English suitor.

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Storyline

Princess Mia has just turned 21 and is supposed to succeed her grandmother as the Queen of Genovia. But Viscount Mabrey who wishes that his nephew who is also in line to the throne to be the new ruler, reminds everyone of a law that states that an unmarried woman can't be made queen, and with the backing of parliament, he opposes Mia's coronation. But Queen Clarice asks that Mia be allowed time to find a husband, and she is given 30 days. But Mabrey tries to do what he can to stop that. But his nephew, Nicholas has met Mia and they are both attracted to each other but Mia upon learning who he is, dislikes and doesn't trust him but Clarice has invited him to stay with them for the 30 day period to keep an eye on him. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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The throne is all hers...but there's a little hitch. See more »

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Comedy | Family | Romance

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$22,956,453, 15 August 2004, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$95,170,481

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$134,734,481
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Trivia

Hannah Schneider, who played "Dancing Princess Hannah" in the slumber party sequence, is Julie Andrews' granddaughter. See more »

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In the first movie we learn that Genovia Independence Day is before Mia's birthday, but in this movie it is after. See more »

Quotes

Lilly Moscovitz: [singing to herself while watching Mia and Andrew play badminton] They're smitten, while playing badminton. Where's my kitten?
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"Fat Louie" was credited as "Himself," and so was "Maurice" (whose actual name was Gatsby) See more »

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A Love That Will Last
Written by David Foster and Linda Thompson
Performed by Renee Olstead
Courtesy of 143 Records/Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing
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Singularly the worst film I have had to sit through
25 February 2005 | by See all my reviews

I am a frequent visitor to the cinema with my three daughters and I have to sit through films that are regularly panned by the critics. Despite that there is usually a source of escapism in most films that make a visit an enjoyable occasion.

Princess diaries 2 is ham fisted drivel with few redeeming qualities. The screenplay is full of grotesque amateurish caricatures that irritate from early in the film. The writer could not decide which country it was set in. Perhaps in attempt to be cosmopolitan there were a broad range of European nationalities represented united in being portrayed as idiots. Presumably because they aren't American and therefore don't understand the working of the real world.

A complete waste of the talents of Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews and the bald bloke.


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